Webinar: the SACT Dataset – November 2020

The NDRS Webinar on the systemic anti-cancer therapy (SACT) dataset took place live on Wednesday 4th November.

This webinar explored:

  • The SACT dataset: history, contents, purpose, governance.
  • SACT data use for the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF).
  • SACT data reporting and access to data.

Two practical examples of analytical outputs from the SACT dataset were presented:

  • Mortality feeds: rapid data review and case-mix adjusted data.
  • Immunotherapies in melanoma.

You can access the recording of the webinar here. The webinar starts at 9 minutes, 30 seconds.

You can access the presentation slides for the webinar here.

You can contact the SACT team with any queries via SACT@phe.gov.uk.

Resources to access the SACT dataset are available:

The SACT Website: www.chemodataset.nhs.uk
The Data Resource Profile

This is the second in a series of six NDRS Webinars in Autumn 2020. Find more information and booking details here.